Staff Directory

Senior Leadership Team

Senior Leadership Team Contact Information
Jessica N. Holmes
State Auditor
919-807-7500
Linda Hollar
Chief Deputy
919-807-7615
Dwayne McKinley
Chief Operating Officer
919-807-7523
Andrew Lull, CPA, CFE
Deputy State Auditor
919-807-7789
Katina Bell, CPA
Deputy State Auditor
919-807-7591
Judy Estevez, Esq.
Deputy of Legal Affairs
919-807-7670
Terry Norwood
Chief Information Officer
917-807-7680
Catherine Nagy, MBA
Public Information Officer
919-807-7666
Keita Cannon, CPM, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Human Resources Director
919-807-7617
Tonya Horton, JD
Legislative Liaison
919-807-7652
Wendy L. Pendergraph, CPA
Chief Financial Officer
919-807-7566
Kenneth Barnette, CPA, MBA
Audit and Risk Mitigation Manager
919-807-7540
Leanne McLaughlin
Director of Professional Development
919-807-7583
Rob Birmingham, MPA
Director of Data Analytics
919-807-7698
Katie Gleason, CPA
Director of Investigative Audits
919-807-7563
Jared Cronk, CPA, CIA
Director of Performance Audits
919-807-7608
Vernon Utley, Jr, CPA, MPA
Director of Information Systems Audits
919-807-7518
Jordan Chippewa, CPA
Director of Financial Audits
919-807-7691
Ray Whitby, CPA
Director of Financial Audits
919-807-7609